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Baxter, Les 1922-1996

Overview
Works: 745 works in 1,180 publications in 5 languages and 7,264 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Horror films  Science fiction films  Beach party films  Musical films  B films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Composer, Performer, Conductor, Author, Actor, Arranger, Singer, Musician, Instrumentalist, Interviewee, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Forbidden planet by Fred M Wilcox( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forbidden planet: Leslie Nielsen plays the commander who brings his space cruiser crew, and Robby the Robot, to the green-skied world that's home to Dr. Morbius and his daughter, and to a mysterious terror
The greatest hits by Nat King Cole( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edgar Allan Poe's House of Usher by Edgar Allan Poe( Visual )

11 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the last member of the Usher family who is obsessed by generations of evil as he prepares to meet his death
House of Usher ; The pit and the pendulum( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

House of Usher: An English Lord fears that his sister has been buried alive, and she has. She revives, but not without causing much confusion
Elf music from the major motion picture( Recording )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beach party by Orion Pictures Corporation( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ski party: Two would-be snow studs go undercover as a couple of snow bunnies to find out what girls want from men. Will these cross-dressing cross-country skiers get what they want-- or just discover that some like it cold?
Pit and the pendulum by Edgar Allan Poe( Visual )

10 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pit and the pendulum: A young Englishman visits a forbidding Spanish castle to investigate his sister's mysterious death and uncovers a sinister plot by his sister's husband to bury her alive. Tales of terror: Three stories adapted from the works of Edgar Allan Poe. In "Morella," a dying young woman tries to reconcile with her father, who has always blamed her for her mother's death during childbirth. In "The black cat," a man discovers his wife's affair and takes steps to remove his rival, only to have his wife's black cat reveal his evil deed. And In "The facts in the case of M. Valdemar," the dying M. Valdemar employs a hypnotist to put him in a trance and winds up stuck between the world of the living and the dead, under the control of the hypnotist
Voice of the Xtabay by Yma Sumac( Recording )

17 editions published between 1950 and 1996 in 6 languages and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1953( Recording )

2 editions published in 1989 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beach blanket bingo by William Asher( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's more beach party fun with one of the most popular films from the 1960s. When Frankie goes on reserve duty, he becomes threatened that Dwayne will steal Dee Dee away from him. In order to prevent this, he sends Cassandra, a beautiful woman, to distract Dwayne. Things soon erupt, however, as Cassandra's mere appearance turns the whole beach town upside down. Comedy greats Buster Keaton and Mickey Rooney have cameos
The comedy of terrors The raven by Jacques Tourneur( Visual )

9 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Afin de payer ses retards de loyers, une entreprise de pompes funèbres totalement loufoque accélère les décès dans le voisinage. Le propriètaire devient bientôt la futur victime...Avant-dernier film du grand Jacques Tourneur, cette comédie délirante et horrifique est magistralement interprétée par l'impérissable et génial quatuor du cinéma fantastique (Price, Karloff, Lorre et Rathbone)
The tomb of Ligeia by Roger Corman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tomb of Ligeia is the story of a dead wife who comes back as a ferocious cat on a deadly game of cat and mouse with her husband's new wife. An evening of Edgar Allan Poe features Vincent Price narrating four of Edgar Allan Poe's most horrifying classics including "The tell tale heart," "The sphinx," "The cask of Amontillado' and "The pit and the pendulum."
1956( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inherent vice : original motion picture soundtrack by Jonny Greenwood( Recording )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voice of the Xtabay. Inca taqui by Moisés Vivanco( Recording )

7 editions published between 1963 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exotica suite by Les Baxter( Recording )

1 edition published in 1962 and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mondo exotica( Recording )

1 edition published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sensational! by Les Baxter( Recording )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les Baxter's best by Les Baxter( Recording )

8 editions published between 1960 and 1996 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of terror The pit and the pendulum ; The raven( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of terror: Three stories adapted from the works of Edgar Allan Poe. In "Morella," a dying young woman tries to reconcile with her father, who has always blamed her for her mother's death during childbirth. In "The black cat," a man discovers his wife's affair and takes steps to remove his rival, only to have his wife's black cat reveal his evil deed. And In "The facts in the case of M. Valdemar," the dying M. Valdemar employs a hypnotist to put him in a trance and winds up stuck between the world of the living and the dead, under the control of the hypnotist
 
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Alternative Names
Baxter, Leslie.

Baxter Leslie 1922-1996

Baxter, Lex

Casanova 1922-1996

Les Baxter Amerikaans zanger (1922-1996)

Les Baxter amerykański kompozytor muzyki filmowej i muzyk pianista

Les Baxter compositeur de musique de film, pianiste et chef d'orchestre

Les Baxter musicista, compositore e cantante statunitense

Les Baxter US-amerikanischer Orchesterleiter und Arrangeur

Lex Baxter

Lez Baxter

Лес Бакстер

له بکستر

ليه باكستر

레스 백스터

レス・バクスター

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